Taxes

6:30am

Thu February 20, 2014
Arts District

Salida Draws On Artistic Capital With Creative District

Salida's Creative District is home to 100 creative enterprises in 23 blocks.
Carrie Saldo Arts District

When artist Jack Chivvis bought a building in downtown Salida more than 30 years ago he had no idea he would help spark a renaissance in the former railroad hub and mining community to the southwest of Denver.

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5:57am

Thu February 20, 2014
World

Why More Americans Are Renouncing U.S. Citizenship

Originally published on Thu February 20, 2014 6:32 am

A case against the Swiss bank UBS in 2008 led Congress to create more regulations for foreign banks holding American money. Rather than comply, many banks opted to stop serving American account-holders.
Fabrice Coffrini AFP/Getty Images

A few times a year, the Treasury Department publishes a long list of names announcing all of the Americans who have lately abandoned their U.S. citizenship.

According to the legal website International Tax Blog, the number hovered around 500 a decade ago. Last year, it hit a record high of nearly 3,000.

This was not a gradual change. It was a sudden spike. It's a story of dominoes falling, one after another, leading to an unexpected outcome.

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1:50pm

Mon February 17, 2014
Politics

Same-Sex State Tax Bill Passes House, Heads To Governor

A newly married couple following the legalization of same-sex marriage in New York.
Jose Antonio Navas Flickr-Creative Commons

Having passed its third and final reading in the Colorado House, Senate Bill 19 now only awaits the Governor’s signature.  The bill allows same-sex couples residing in Colorado and married in one of the 17 states and the District of Columbia where same-sex marriage is legal to file joint state taxes.

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2:50pm

Fri February 14, 2014
Business

Mixed Reaction To Govt. Marijuana Banking Guidelines

Grace Hood KUNC

Long considered a linchpin in normalizing the legal marijuana trade, the federal government has issued new guidelines clarifying how banks can provide services to marijuana-related businesses.

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9:30am

Tue November 19, 2013
Marijuana

With Legal Marijuana Taxes Set, All Eyes On Colorado And Washington

Stay Faded Photography Creative Commons

Colorado voters overwhelmingly approved a plan for taxing their state’s legal marijuana market earlier in November. And Washington state will start issuing licenses to retailers in December to sell recreational marijuana.

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